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Margo on Episode 608: Started from the Bottom Rack and Now We’re Here

Your episode could not be more timely or relevant. Twice have I been confronted with the Trails of the dreaded… more

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John C Member on Episode 607: The Banging Scheme

That’s definitely one possibility. What I was trying (and failing) to envision is a rule change for a few seconds… more

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John C Member on Episode 607: The Banging Scheme

I mean, if they’re OK with being a non-profit despite having enough money to waste on the gaudiest headquarters… more

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Three Act Destructure on Episode 607: The Banging Scheme

What you’re describing sounds like a video game-style morality system and I would love to see that implemented… more

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Three Act Destructure on Episode 607: The Banging Scheme

That’s an interesting answer and one that I think accurately sums up most people’s given assumptions about how… more

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John C Member on Episode 607: The Banging Scheme

Maybe interestingly, baseball was once described to me as seeming like it wants to simulate clandestine war activity… more

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Peter Fenzel OTI Staff on Episode 607: The Banging Scheme

I would say no. There is a distinction between sports and games – and there is some overlap, but at least in how… more

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Matthew Wrather OTI Staff on Episode 607: The Banging Scheme

Let me try to boil down that question a little. Is every competition (potentially) a sport?

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Matthew Wrather OTI Staff on Episode 607: The Banging Scheme

Let’s be real: It’s moderately violent performance art.

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Adam K on Episode 607: The Banging Scheme

American football has “line judges.” I gleefully anticipate informing the NFL that they’re all just engaged in… more

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Junji Ito’s Eyes

There’s something about the eyes in a Junji Ito drawing that creates a subtle atmosphere of horror even when nothing horrific is happening.